Topwater Fishing Buyer's Guide

With Christmas just around the corner, the Holiday Buyer's Guide continues. Whether you prefer Frog Fishing, Poppers, Buzzbaits, or Walking Baits, we've got you covered! We've got recommendations in every category to help you expand your topwater arsenal this year along with the tips to help you catch more topwater fish! 

December seems like an odd time to talk about topwater fishing but let's face it, we're all dreaming about topwater blow ups anyway! On that note... if you need some inspiration in the dead of Winter watch this video for some insane frog fishing action!

Below is a breakdown of the baits discussed in the video with direct links to see them on Tackle Warehouse. We have even including rod recommendations for the baits. 

Please use these links to purchase these or any other gear. This is the best way to support TacticalBassin without doing anything but your normal shopping. Thank you!


10 Gift Ideas for Fisherman Under $100

The 2016 Holiday Buyer's Guide continues! Today we look at 10 gift ideas for Under $100. This is one of the last videos in this year's series but we've had a blast doing these! Thank you for sharing these videos with your loved ones to help simplify their holiday shopping. 

This fishing video is focused on gifts for bass fishermen under $100. We cover gear and accessories that every bass fisherman can use. From nets, to reels, to sunglasses, we came up with a list of items that are sure to suprise the fisherman in your life. 

Below is a list of all the products we discussed in the video. Using the links provided to make your purchases supports Tacticalbassin while simplifying your shopping experience.

Holiday Buyer's Guide Under $30

The Holiday Buyer's Guide Continues. Today we cover the best gifts for fishermen under $30. Matt and Tim put their heads together and came up with a bunch of baits and accessories that any angler would love to unwrap this Christmas. 

Whether the bass fisherman in your life needs a new lure, some fishing line, or some skin protection, we've got your covered. These gifts won't break the bank but will definitely impress the angler in your life!

Below is the list of products shown or discussed in the video:

-TB Hoodies and Hats: Email
-River2Sea Whopper Plopper
-River2Sea Bully Wa 2 (Little Allen color AKA Little John)
-Keitech 4.8 Fat (Try Bluegill Flash or Crystal Shad)
-1/2 oz Pitchin Jig (Try "Go To" or "Okeechobee 420" colors)
-Sweet Beaver Jig Trailer (Green Pumpking/Black Flake)
-Matt Allen Swimbait Head
-Flash Mob Jr. Umbrella Rig
-Simms Sun Gaiter
-River2Sea S-Waver (Light Trout Color)
-1/2 Oz White/Chartreuse Spinnerbait
-Sufix 832 Braided Line
-Sunline Assassin Flourocarbon

Holiday Buyers Guide For Swimbaits!

The Holiday Buyers Guide is already a huge hit and today we're branching into Swimbaits! This video is dedicated to helping you make sense of swimbaits and swimbait gear.

Swimbait fishing can be incredibly confusing, especially for someone who isn't familiar with the technique. We're here to simplify it and make it simple for your loved ones to make educated purchases this holiday season.

Whatever your budget, we have a rod and reel combo for you. Don't rely on just the video either, we've included a few bonus links to extra gear in the bottom of this post. As for swimbaits, there are so many baits on the market these days to make your head spin! We broke it down to our favorite 5 baits that work from coast to coast and will help you gain the confidence to catch the biggest bass of your life. 

Products discussed in this video (All Links go directly to Tackle Warehouse):

G Loomis 956 Swimbait Rod (Huddlestons and Ospreys)
G Loomis 955 Swimbait Rod (Gan Craft and S Waver)
Dobyns Fury 795 Swimbait Rod

Calcutta 400B Swimbait Reel
Curado 300E Swimbait Reel

For the Budget Angler...
Cardiff 400A Swimbait Reel

Top 5 Swimbait Picks...

-Keitech Fat Swing Impact
(We recommend Pro Blue Red Pearl, Bluegill Flash, or Crystal Shad)

-Osprey 6" and 7" Tournament Talon
(Chartreuse Shad, Light Hitch, TS Bluegill)

-Huddleston Deluxe 8" Swimbait

-S-Waver 168 and 200 Glide Bait
(Light Trout, The Warden, Bluegill)

-Gan Graft Magnum 230 Glide Bait
(Flashing Rainbow Trout, SE Ayu, Clearlake Hitch)

Preferred Swimbait Line...
Sufix 832 65 lb
Maxima Ultragreen Leader Line (20 lb for small baits, 30 lb for big baits)

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